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International Criminal Law

University of Amsterdam

LL.M. On Campus
12 months
Duration
16500 EUR/year
2143 EUR/year
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About

Columbia Law School and Amsterdam Law School offer a joint programme in International Criminal Law, with an exchange to the US in the second semester. This International Criminal Law from University of Amsterdam is the first to focus on international criminal law as a distinct field of legal study. 

Overview

The central aim of the International Criminal Law from University of Amsterdam is to train a new style of international criminal lawyers who are capable of transcending (disciplinary) borders, by offering a broad and deep understanding of relevant issues pertaining to international and cross-border justice and supporting the development of academic skills through the in-depth analysis of such issues.

Study programme 

The programme combines the study of theoretical aspects and foundations of international criminal law with its practical application, by offering workshops in international criminal law and opportunities for dialogues with practitioners from courts and tribunals as well as related international criminal justice organizations. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Comparative Introduction Common and Civil Law 
  • International Criminal Tribunals: Procedural aspects
  • International Criminal Tribunals: Substantive Law
  • Law lab in International Criminal Law 
  • International Criminal Law Practice
  • Thesis preparation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An academic degree comparable to a Dutch Bachelor of Laws. 
  • A bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts & Sciences from any University College in the Netherlands
  • A non-Dutch bachelor’s degree comparable to a Dutch Bachelor’s degree in European Studies or International Relations, including at least 45 EC of law courses as part of this completed programme. 
  • A Dutch bachelor's degree in European Studies or International Relations with a major in law provided that at least 45 ECTS of law courses were obtained within this completed programme. 
  • A Bachelor’s degree in the law track of PPLE (Politics, Psychology, Law and Economics), or comparable education at another research university.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16500 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Scholarships / Grants:

Nuffic:Following a decision by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, the Dutch cabinet called for the termination of the Nuffic-run HSP and Libertas Support Fund as from 01-01-2012. This has no consequences for students currently receiving a scholarship or for the current application round.For additional information: Website

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